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14:51 Dec 30, 2010
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French to English translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / colloquial expression
French term or phrase: recul de dix ans
Et avec le recul de dix ans, je suis sûr que tout le public...

It's an interview and he's talking about thje progress of Europeana.
Denis Paolillo
Local time: 19:06

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3With the passage of [10 years] time, ...
Kiwiland Bear
3with (the benefit of) ten years hindsightLouis Cyril P

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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
with (the benefit of) ten years hindsight


Louis Cyril P
Local time: 01:06
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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neutral  YorickJenkins: that's fine only if the context (which we haven't enough of) indicates regret at errors or wrong decisions or neglect or oversight in the past
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
With the passage of [10 years] time, ...

Assuming no additional complications from the context.

Kiwiland Bear
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Dec 30, 2010 - Changes made by writeaway:
Field (specific)Idioms / Maxims / Sayings » General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Field (write-in)recul de dix ans » colloquial expression

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